Tag: whitepaper

Performance Tuning Guidelines for Windows Server 2008 R2 – Updated

I have previously written about this, but feel it’s worthy of another mention.  Microsoft have hidden away on their WHDC (Windows Hardware Developer Central) website, an excellent document on Performance Tuning Guidelines for Windows Server […]

Office 2010 Resource Kit (Deployment).

If you are the an IT professional who is looking for information on how to plan, implement and maintain Microsoft Office 2010 installations then this publication will help.  Microsoft have made available this download which provides how-to […]

Exchange 2010 – Offline Help Download.

Microsoft have made available an Exchange 2010 offline helpfile (CHM format), it makes interesting reading, discussing the steps that must be taken in a migration or transition project to Exchange 2010 from either Exchange 2003 or Exchange […]

Microsoft Infrastructure Planning and Design Solution Accelerators – Updated.

The Microsoft Infrastructure Planning and Design (IPD) guides are a series of documents that used to be known as the Windows Server System Reference Architecture.   The IPD guides help clarify and streamline design processes for […]

Windows Common Engineering Criteria

Early last month I noticed that Microsoft had published their Common Engineering Criteria Program for Microsoft Server Products and yesterday via Twitter I saw that the Microsoft Common Engineering Criteria (CEC) website had relaunched, the […]

Microsoft Whitepaper: The Microsoft Exchange Large Mailbox Vision

This recent whitepaper from Microsoft discusses having large mailboxes without breaking your budget and keeping e-mail on the Exchange Server instead of allowing it to be scattered in Outlook Data Files (.PST files). By centrally storing […]

Performance Tuning Guidelines for Windows Server 2008/2008 R2

Microsoft have two excellent but slightly hidden documents on performance tuning for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2. These documents collate information on the major components of Windows Server that can impact performance. They are […]